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The ferocious-appearing planes of the famous Flying Tigers, who wrote war history in the skies of China and Burma, inspired the Los Angeles Railway Co. to similarly decorate a street car for help recruiting purposes. L-R, shown at the unveiling ceremonies: P. B. Harris, President of the railway; Air-WAC Lieutenant Mildred Lumlen; her husband, Lieutenant Robert Lumlen; Actress Martha O'Driscoll; and Police Deputy Chief Bernard Caldwell.
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00028880 HeraldÂ Examiner Collection HE box 5410 CARL0000034659 http://126.96.36.199/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/8256
Los Angeles Railway Los Angeles Railway--Employees World War, 1939-1945--Recruiting, enlistment, etc Street-railroads--California--Los Angeles Electric railroads--Cars--California--Los Angeles Women--California--Los Angeles Transportation--California--Los Angeles Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs Herald-Examiner Collection photographs